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Coin with bust of Valentinian II

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Obverse: Bust of Valentinian, diademed, draped, right. DNVALENTINIA NVSIVNPFAVG Reverse: Roma seated left, on cuirass, holding Victory on globe in extended right hand and reversed spear in left; in field right, star. VRBS ROMA In ex., AQPS

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 375–392


Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.83 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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